Google says it will shut search engine in Australia if forced to pay for news

SYDNEY: Alphabet Inc‘s Google said Friday it would block its search engine in Australia if the government proceeds with a new code that would force them and Facebook Inc to pay media companies for the right to use their content. Google‘s threat escalates A Battle With Publishers The news giant had warned that if its 19 million Australian users were…

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